Located 63 miles northwest of Indianapolis, Lafayette, Ind. offers residents all the charm of a smaller town while offering access to big city entertainment and amenities. Whether you have just moved to and are apartment searching in this city known to locals as the “Star City,” or are looking for a décor overhaul in your current apartment, there are a number of stores in Lafayette where you can find quality furniture at great prices.
De’Ja’vu owners Rick Carter and Ben Rennick roam auctions across the United States in search of that perfect piece of furniture. Their store is packed full of quality, unique new and used furniture, as well as décor items and collectibles. The sales associates are knowledgeable and helpful, and the store is clean and brightly lit.
Where: 2880 Old U.S. 231 S., Lafayette, IN 47909
Star Furniture sells quality furniture brands like Ashley Furniture and American Sleep for a fraction of the price. You can find anything from living room, bedroom, dining room and home office furniture to accent tables and décor pieces. They offer same-day pickup and delivery, with financing and payment options to suit any budget. And if you’re not sure how to decorate your place, an on-site interior design professional is available to answer any questions.
Where: 3812 Fortune Drive, Lafayette, IN 47905
Hot House Market
Hot House Market sells an eclectic mix of clothing, shoes, accessories, furniture and décor inspired by the latest fashion trends, kitschy 1940s and ‘50s décor and colorful bohemian fabrics from the ‘60s and ‘70s, all available at reasonable prices. In addition to a home store in Lafayette, owners Doug and Carrie Rosen sell their quirky wares in Brooklyn and Chicago.
Where: 900 Kossuth St., Lafayette, IN 47905
Lehnen Furniture Inc.
Formed in 1947 by John E. Lehnen, a former radar technician in the U.S. Navy who had ambitions to open up his own store selling radios, televisions and appliances, Lehnen Furniture has grown from a 24 by 60 foot appliance showroom to one of the largest discount furniture stores in the Lafayette area, stretching out over 30,000 square feet.
Where: 3210 Builder Drive, Lafayette, IN 47909
Family owned and operated since its opening in 1932, Kittle’s Furniture has store locations across Indiana and Ohio, conveniently offering a wide variety of styles and a large selection of furniture for the living room, bedroom, dining room, den and home office, as well as mattresses.
Where: 2659 Maple Point Drive, Lafayette, IN 47905
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